Welcome to the Alaska Real Estate Commission List Serv Currently, there are 418 members on this list. This List Serv was established as a tool for the Commission to inform real estate licensees with information pertinent to the practice of real estate in Alaska. Below are the updates for the week ending February 3, 2006. Renewal Deadline Passes January 31, 2006 was the deadline for license renewal. If you did not renew your license is now lapsed. To reinstate your license you must submit a reinstatement application, fees and proof of continuing education. You can download the appropriate application from the Commission web site at www.commerce.state.ak.us/occ/prec4.htm Click on the link titled “Change License Status”. Get a Jump-Start on Continuing Education Click on the link below for details about the upcoming Friday, February 24 program presented by the Alaska Bar Association and the Alaska Real Estate Commission – “License Enforcement & Surety Fund Claims: What You Need to Know!” You will learn: * What a real estate licensee needs to do when a complaint or claim is filed * How the complaint process works * How the claim process works * What options for recommendations are available to the Commission * Tips on risk management Real Estate Commission License Enforcement & Surety Fund Claims, Friday, Feb. 24, 9 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., Anchorage Downtown Marriott Hotel. Video replays will be scheduled for Fairbanks, Juneau and Kenai. This program has been approved by the Real Estate Commission for 3.0 designated credits. We look forward to seeing you at the program! Instructor Renewal Underway February 1st marked the first day of the certification renewal for continuing education instructors. The deadline for renewal is March 31, 2006. If you are an instructor but did not receive your renewal paperwork in the mail, please contact Teresa at firstname.lastname@example.org for a renewal form.